Managing GDPR compliance and cyber security risk of barristers and chambers

Resource - 27/03/2018 : bar council, data privacy, data protection, GDPR, risk & compliance, Third party risk, tprm, Risk & Compliance

ARTICLE BY SEAN O'BRIEN, DIRECTOR AT DVV SOLUTIONS

A few thoughts on the Bar Council GDPR guide notes and third party risk compliance. In October 2017 the Bar Council issued a GDPR guide for barristers and chambers that...

Quick guide to GDPR and third party risk

Resource - 23/03/2018 : data privacy, data processor, data protection, GDPR, guide to gdpr, risk & compliance, Third party risk, tprm, Risk & Compliance

ARTICLE BY SEAN O'BRIEN, DIRECTOR AT DVV SOLUTIONS

A few thoughts from our Guide to GDPR and Third Party Risk. Titled “GDPR and the Supplier IT Risk Landscape” the panel offered some interesting insight into the...

DVV Solutions adds GDPR-readiness testing for suppliers

News Article - 23/03/2018 : data privacy, data processor, data protection, GDPR, gdpr assessment, risk & compliance, risk audit, Third party risk, tprm, Risk & Compliance

ARTICLE BY SEAN O'BRIEN, DIRECTOR AT DVV SOLUTIONS

DVV Solutions, specialists in Third Party Risk Management, has launched a new set of GDPR Third Party Risk Assessment questionnaires specifically designed to...

Industry analysis from Accesspoint Technologies: Building blocks

Resource - 05/12/2017 : data protection, GDPR, legal it, Legal Practice Management, LPM magazine, Lupins, managed IT services, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

This article was originally featured as an industry analysis in the November 2017 issue of LPM. To read the issue in full, ...

ADDS helping understand the impact of the new DPA on the legal sector

Blog post - 16/02/2016 : ADDS, data protection, Data protection act, LPM, The file queen, Practice Management

This blog post was also featured as a column in the February 2016 issue of Legal Practice Management magazine...

Five important questions to ask your cloud software provider

News Article - 01/02/2016 : cloud, data protection, General, HR software, payroll software, Technology

According to a recent survey from HR solutions company Sierra-Cedar, 2015 was the year in which Software as a Service (SaaS) hit a tipping point.

More than half of core HR systems were SaaS solutions, according to its annual survey.

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Five reasons why legal professionals should adopt cloud-based technology

Resource - 15/01/2016 : accessibility, data protection, privacy, Total Cost of Ownership, usability, Practice Management

Cloud computing is no longer a cyber-playground for early adopters. It is now the digital backbone for individuals and companies that demand highly secure, infinitely scalable, perpetually accessible, and centrally managed data centres maintained...

The risks in such a data-sensitive sector

Resource - 13/11/2015 : built-in security, data protection, General, Intercity Telecom, Mobile Device Management, Technology

This resource was also featured as an Industry Analysis in the February 2015 issue of Briefing magazine...

How firms handle client information is key

Resource - 04/11/2015 : business development, Canon, data protection, General, service to clients, Knowledge Management

This resource was also featured as a Briefing Industry Interview in the November 2014 issue of Briefing ...

Three strategies for safeguarding your data

Resource - 25/06/2015 : Archive Document Data Storage, data, data protection, The file queen, Risk & Compliance, Technology

You rely on your data daily, and without it, your business won’t function properly. Any type of data loss, whether minor or major, can have legal and financial consequences for your organisation. That’s why you need to have a data...

How to protect your clients from hackers

Resource - 03/06/2015 : Clio, Cyber security, data protection, Hackers, Risk & Compliance, Technology

For years, law firms have been told that their technology is the target of unscrupulous hackers. The FBI has gone so far as to describe law firms lack of security as “...

Briefing on: Business resilience in 2015

Resource - 06/02/2015 : Birketts, board, burges salmon, business continuity, business continuity planning, cybercrime, data protection, dentons, Enterprise Content Management, eversheds, hogan lovells, information security, intapp open, Intercity Telecom, Konica Minolta, resilience, risk management, Risk register, tlt, United Nations, workshare, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

 

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New research: email thought of as greatest security risk in legal market

News Article - 20/10/2014 : Cyber security, data protection, document exchange service, legal it, legal market, legal technology, risk and compliance, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Over half of legal professionals believe email poses the greatest security risk, new research reveals

DX, a leading independent mail, parcels and...

Information Commissioner sounds alarm over lawyers’ handling of personal data

News Article - 11/08/2014 : data breach, data protection, document management, information security, legal futures, Risk & Compliance

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has issued a warning to solicitors and barristers over the need to keep personal information secure, especially paper files, in the wake of “a number of data breaches” in recent months...

Moving office? Get your documents in order

Blog post - 18/07/2014 : data protection, document management, document storage, file management software, Legal Practice Management, Legal Practice Management magazine, Natasha Rawley, paperless office, practice management, Technology, Practice Management

This blog post was also featured as a column in the July 2014 issue of Legal Practice Management magazine. To read the...